Summer 2017 place-based education training announced! Click here for more information.

Open Houses and Information Sessions

Visit us for our 2017 Open Houses and Information Sessions! Learn about our fresh approach to place based learning, and our exciting plans for the 2017-2018 school year.

Open Houses are 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017: Kindergarten-Grade 5
  • Wednesday, January 25, 2017: Grades 6-8
Information Sessions, 9:00am
  • Tuesday, February 7
  • Tuesday, March 7
  • Tuesday, April 4
  • Tuesday, May 2
  • Tuesday, June 6
Southwest Charter School is a K-8 public school that offers a focus on experiential learning, with an emphasis on science, arts and civics. Place based education uses the local community as a starting point to teach concepts in core academic subjects such as language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science.